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Cancer Family

Photographer Documents Her Parents' Struggle With Illness In 'Cancer Family'

Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

Nancy Borowick is a 28-year-old photographer who's spent the last year documenting her parents' battles with cancer. In a turn of events many families...

Cancer: Not Part of My Family Plan

Cameron Von St. James | Posted 05.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Cameron Von St. James

I was as prepared for my daughter's birth as anyone could be. What I wasn't prepared for was my wife's cancer diagnosis a little over three months later.

To Live, Die Or Advocate: A Mother's Choice

Pat Taylor | Posted 02.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Pat Taylor

What is a mother to do when she first hears that her healthy, funny, bright, charismatic daughter has been diagnosed with cancer at age 23? Stand by her side, of course. However, what is a mother to do when that same daughter dies at age 26?

Coping With Cancer At Age 14

Claire Bidwell Smith | Posted 06.30.2012 | Books
Claire Bidwell Smith

I was 14 when both of my parents were diagnosed with cancer at the same time. Being an only child, the ensuing years of hospitals, surgeries and chemo treatments were lonely ones.